Our Lady of the Gate/Nuestra Señora de la Porteria, Daraga, Albay

Our Lady of the Gate church,  Nuestra Señora de la Porteria parish was built in 1773 atop Sta. Maria Hill in Barangay San Roque with the view of Mayon volcano. It is one of the most visited churches,  known for its baroque architecture.

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SONY DSCmy tousled hair and view of Mayon

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The steps to the church and the people whiling away time.

SONY DSCMayon Volcano viewed from Daraga church.

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Image carved in stone can be seen outside the church edifice.

Images carved in stone can be seen outside the church edifice.

 

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